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Urgent treatment centres (UTCs) are GP-led, open at least 12 hours a day, every day, offer appointments that can be booked through 111 or through a GP referral, and are equipped to diagnose and deal with many of the most common ailments people attend A&E for.

UTCs ease the pressure on hospitals, leaving other parts of the system free to treat the most serious cases.

Derbyshire has five urgent treatment centres:

If you need urgent treatment, please note that UTC services in Ripley and Ilkeston have been temporarily consolidated at Ripley Hospital from 7 June 2024 as a short-term staffing and safety measure.

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If in doubt, visit NHS 111 online.

You can find more information about urgent treatment centres, including the types of conditions and injuries they can treat on the NHS England website.

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Last Updated: Friday 14th June 2024 - 2:16:pm

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